The table below looks at the statistics for ISO/IEC 12207 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ISO/IEC 12207 over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ISO/IEC 12207
Rank 643 659 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.002% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.097% 0.018% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £305 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5144 5620 5357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.63% 9.67% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3314 3436 3341
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 237 238
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.06 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.23% +25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +47.50%

ISO/IEC 12207
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

ISO/IEC 12207 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 12207
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 12207 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 12207
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 within the UK.

ISO/IEC 12207 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ISO/IEC 12207
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 4 £305 -
Uxbridge - 4 £305 -
London - 4 £305 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

ISO/IEC 12207
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ISO/IEC 12207 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ISO/IEC 12207.

1 5 (71.43%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Ada
2 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
2 4 (57.14%) SysML
2 4 (57.14%) JSF
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) DO-178B
2 4 (57.14%) MISRA C
2 4 (57.14%) MISRA
2 4 (57.14%) Software Audit
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) CRM

ISO/IEC 12207
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Product Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Product Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Product Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) JSF
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Software Audit
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) SysML
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Contact Management
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Ada
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) DO-178B
1 4 (57.14%) MISRA
1 4 (57.14%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) ESRI
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft